Ban Magami (まがみばん Magami Ban) is a Japanese manga artist, born in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, in 1957. He was one of Leiji Matsumoto's assistants in his early career. His first work was the Fight! Super Robot Lifeform Transformers manga in TV Magazine. He also worked as a character designer for the Japanese Generation One anime. He designed several character models such as the new characters for The Headmasters, Minerva, God Ginrai, Star Saber, Victory Leo, Super Megatron and several others.

He also works on children's books such as "The Secret of Tutankhamen" from Kodansha.

Major works


TV magazine

Million Publishing

  • Fight! Super Robot Lifeform Transformers: The Comics (a reissue of all the manga from "TV Magazine")


TV magazine

DVD box package arts

Character design

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